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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
447 PM PST Sat Feb 4 2023

ORZ027-028-051300-
/O.EXB.KMFR.WW.Y.0008.230205T0400Z-230206T0600Z/
South Central Oregon Cascades-
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Diamond Lake and Howard Prairie
447 PM PST Sat Feb 4 2023

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM PST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 15
  inches. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph.

* WHERE...South Central Oregon Cascades and Siskiyou Mountains and
  Southern Oregon Cascades. This includes highways 62, 138, 140,
  and 230 and the Crater Lake area.

* WHEN...From 8 PM this evening to 10 PM PST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...High country travel could be difficult. Gusty winds
  could bring down tree branches. Visibility could drop to below a
  quarter mile in blowing snow briefly at times.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination.

* Carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and
  limited visibilities.

* See https://www.tripcheck.com for latest road conditions.

* A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
  will cause travel difficulties.

&&

$$



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